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For Immediate Release

May 04, 2010 Northern District of California - Johnny Sanford
Public Affairs Officer (510) 637-3670
NFL Rookie Puts Career Opportunity with the U.S. Marshals on Hold

San Francisco, CA – On April 30, Jeff Moturi, brother of Deputy U.S. Marshal Johnny Sanford, signed a free agent contract with the Green Bay Packers. Moturi one of eight players in school history to amass 2000 receiving yards and ranked third in UTEP’s yearly historical records in TD catches completing his collegiate career at the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP).

Moturi planned to register to attend the next information session for the Deputy U.S. Marshal position before the NFL offer presented itself. ”My academic curriculum included criminal justice” he said “I am still interested in becoming a Deputy U.S. Marshal”

“I am proud that Jeffery is following in my footsteps and I am equally proud to be a part of the U.S. Marshals Service and the men and women that makes this organization unique” said Deputy U.S. Marshal Sanford.

The U.S. Marshals Service is an equal opportunity employer.

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